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Dayton area tornado relief benefit show, Sept 28 at Butler High School Performing Arts Theatre

St. Paul, Dayton is sponsoring this community event, featuring nationally recognized Christian magician, Brad Brown, & is sure to raise spirits and needed funds to help those impacted by the Memorial Day weekend tornadoes in Dayton.


2019-2020 Synod Hymn List ready for download

The new Synod Hymn List is ready for your use as you plan the coming year.


Letter to congregational employers from Portico regarding upcoming 2020 rates & annual enrollment

Portico’s Board of Trustees has approved health plan and benefit changes for 2020, featuring new ways ELCA-Primary members to save on out-of-pocket costs and strengthen their emotional well-being.


Portico members in the SOS invited to Pre-Retirement Seminar in Dundee, Michigan Oct 17

The afternoon session (1:15 – 6 p.m.) will walk you through important things to consider as you prepare for retirement – including creating an income plan that works for you, paying taxes in retirement, as well as navigating Social Security and Medicare.


Summary of ELCA Churchwide Assembly Actions

Here's the condensed version of what happened over 6 days in Milwaukee, WI when voting members from all 65 synods gathered to do the work of the Church.


Free movie screening at Jacob's Porch-'Becoming Truly Human'

Join the folks at Jacob's Porch at OSU for a free movie screening/Q&A and/or lecture led by the movie's director, Nathan Jacobs--Sept 6 & 7


Don't stifle the Holy Spirit...Follow that call to the Region 6 Discernment Retreat, October 11-12!

Are you feeling a sense of call? Do you feel God's Spirit tugging at you to possibly pursue the field of ministry? Don't wait! Sign up for the ELCA Region 6 Discernment Retreat today!


Building an Inclusive Church training session Sept 27 in Cincinnati

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection hosts this special training for all congregations interested in becoming more welcoming to the LGBTQIA+ community.


Check out what's happening at the ELCA Churchwide Assembly on our Instagram and Facebook

Voting member, Pr. Aaron Layne, has taken over our Instagram account for this week while he's at the ELCA CWA to give you in the moment pics and info on what's happening in Milwaukee. Check it out!


Our common witness.

Download the latest column by newly re-elected Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton.


The Rev. Elizabeth Eaton re-elected as ELCA Presiding Bishop on 1st ballot!

Despite having to re-do the ecclesiastical ballot, the ELCA Churchwide voting members overwhelmingly voted to keep Rev. Elizabeth Eaton as their Presiding Bishop.


August issue of The Parish Paper ready for download and sharing--'Learn More about Your Congregation through Focus Groups'

For church leaders seeking to better understand their congregation, it pays to listen.


Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary launches 'Spiritual Direction Certification' program. Could this be the right direction for you?

What is spiritual direction? We believe Holy Listening is at the core of spiritual direction. It’s listening to one another, and most attentively to the promptings of the Holy Spirit. The real and most genuine spiritual director is always the Holy Spirit.


Lay School of Theology fall courses start September 14--Register now!

'Biblical Archaeology' and 'The Beginnings of Faith' offer this fall at our two campuses. Courses are open to all congregation members!


Get in on the action to revitalize your congregation now!

2019 Collaborative Cohort being formed now--Don't delay!


ELCA introduces 60-day gun violence resource

“A 60-Day Journey Toward Justice in a Culture of Gun Violence."


Please join us for the Seeing Race Through Faith training at a location near you!

Attendees will engage in dialogue, ask questions, and help one another improve our understanding on race so that we can be better equipped for mission in God's world.